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    Center Director received the title of "World Expert in Suicide"

    Dr. Brent recevied the distinguished title of "World Expert in Suicide" for being among the top 0.1% of scholars writing about suicide over the past 10 years. Take a look at his ranking here!

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    The ETUDES Center aims to help professionals in pediatric primary care better support youth who may be experiencing depression or suicidality.

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    Screening Wizard

    The Screening Wizard develops a decision support system that elicits information on comorbidity, acuity, and adolescent and parent treatment preferences and barriers.

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    Text2Connect texting intervention is for patient and parents to increase attendance to primary care provider's treatment recommendations for embedded mental health care. 

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    BRITEPath, an app-suported psychosocial intervention targetting depression and suicidality in adolescents and optimized for delivery by mental health clinicians embedded in pediatric primary care clinics.



Learning more about César Escobar-Viera

Dr. Escobar-Viera is a Pilot Fund winner for the 2019 year! Learn more about him and his interests here in this interview with Pitt's Center for Behavioral Health and Smart Technology

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ETUDES appearance in PittNet's "The Paw" newsletter

Read about our Center in Pediatric Pittnet's Summer 2019 issue of "The Paw". Greatful to be able to move forward with study recruitment with the PittNet team!

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Congrats to MAPS in their Science Magazine Editorial

Our Study partner, Mobile Assessment for the Prediction of Suicide (MAPS) is making headlines! Check out how they are planning to tackle adolescent mental illness.